Youth Family and Community Connections (YFCC)

Needle & Syringe Program

YFCC provides a primary Needle and Syringe Program outlet in Devonport.

The NSP provides clean injecting equipment, together with information and education on prevention, treatment and health maintenance, brief intervention and referral services for people who inject drugs.

The Service is free and confidential and is available 9:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.

What the service can help with

Alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Physical health

How the service is delivered

Information, Advice and Education

Services are available for

Unaccompanied Children
Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

0 - 24

Cost of service


Is a referral required?

No referral required

How do clients access the service?

Client responsible for transportation to service

Regions covered

North West

Contact Details

63 Stewart Street Devonport, TAS 7310

03 6431 3083

Focus Domains




Being healthy